For our high priest is not one who is incapable of sympathy with our weaknesses, but he has been tempted in every way just as we have, without committing any sin.
He made him who knew nothing of sin to be sin, for our sake, so that through union with him we might become God's uprightness.
Who among you can prove me guilty of sin? But if I tell you the truth, why do you refuse to believe me?
Such a high priest we needed??odly, blameless, unstained, removed from sinful men and raised above the very heavens;
And so he had to be made like his brothers in every respect, so that he might prove a compassionate high priest as well as one faithful in his service to God, in order to forgive the people's sins.
He can sympathize with the ignorant and misguided because he is himself subject to weakness,
You know that he appeared to take our sins away, and that there is no sin in him.
In the evening they brought to him many who were possessed by demons, and he drove the spirits out with a word, and cured all who were sick,
He will not break off a bent reed, And he will not put out a smoldering wick, Until he carries his judgment to success.
for forty days by the Spirit, and was tempted by the devil. In all those days he ate nothing, and when they were over he was famished.
but laid it aside to take on the nature of a slave and become like other men.
Since then we have in Jesus, the Son of God, a great high priest who has gone up into heaven, let us keep firm hold of our religion.